AN IN PERSON EVENT

2022 UB Economic Outlook

Join Utah Business and Utah's business community on November 17th at the Hyatt Regency as we discuss the future of Utah in the second-annual Utah Business Economic Summit. This business summit promises to take a deep-dive into the discussions shaping our economy, including: How we can grow our business, invest in the next generation of startups, create an economic landscape that is more inclusive and welcoming to incoming populations and design our cities for the future.

This in-person economic outlook event will see 700+ attendees and featured speakers from the business, tech, entrepreneurial, and city planning industries. The day will be filled with keynote speakers, informative breakout sessions, and networking opportunities.

50+

innovative speakers

9+

Must-see panels

*If you're traveling, a discounted rate is available. Email Nicole at [email protected] JOIN US AT THE HYATT REGENCY November 17th, 2022 170 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States, 84101 VISIT VENUE WEBSITE

2022 UB ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Meet our summit speakers

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Adam Sidwell

FOUNDER & DIRECTOR @ FUTURE HOUSE STUDIOS
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Alan Matheson

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR @ THE POINT OF THE MOUNTAIN STATE LAND AUTHORITY
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Alex Burdge

CEO & CO-FOUNDER @ SHYFT GLOBAL
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Andrea Williams

CHIEF EXPERIENCE OFFICER @ UTAH JAZZ
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Armando Tirado

VP & BUSINESS UNIT LEADER @ SAVAGE
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Benjamin Hart

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR @ UTAH INLAND PORT AUTHORITY
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Brad Winn

EXECUTIVE MBA DIRECTOR @ USU
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Brandon Fugal

CHAIRMAN @ COLLIERS UTAH
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Brayden Yellman

BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN IN INTERNAL MEDICINE & RHEUMATOLOGY
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Brian Somers

PRESIDENT @ UTAH MINING ASSOCIATION
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Brit Merrill

ASSOCIATE @ HOLLAND & HART
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Bryant Weber

VP OF INVESTMENT @ THE LARRY H. MILLER GROUP OF COMPANIES
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Cameron Smith

PRESIDENT & CO-FOUNDER @ KODIAK CAKES
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Carlos Mladineo

VICE PRESIDENT @ ISG PORTFOLIO STRATEGIST
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Chandana Haque

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR @ ALTITUDE LAB
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Dana Peterson

CHIEF ECONOMIST & CENTER LEADER OF ECONOMY, STRATEGY, AND FINANCE @ THE CONFERENCE BOARD
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Davis Smith

FOUNDER & CEO @ COTOPAXI
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Dr. Daniel Horns

DEAN @ THE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE, UVU
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Dr. Susan R. Madsen

FOUNDING DIRECTOR @ THE UTAH WOMEN & LEADERSHIP PROJECT
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Eli Mills

REAL ESTATE SPECIALIST @ CBRE
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Emily Taylor

VP OF ADVOCACY & ENGAGEMENT @ SOLVE M.E.
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Eric Parker

CEO & CO-FOUNDER @ GIDDY
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Felix Morgan

CFO & COO @ PCF INSURANCE SERVICES
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Greg Todd

ENERGY ADVISOR TO THE GOVERNOR & DIRECTOR @ OED
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Heather J. Stone

PRESIDENT @ TETON SPORTS
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Jason Fowler

PRESIDENT @ AIR & SEA INTERNATIONAL
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Jeff Kearl

MANAGING DIRECTOR @ PELION VENTURES
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Jenni Lee Crocker

SVP OF GROWTH @ PCF INSURANCE SERVICES
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Joel Clark

CEO @ KODIAK CAKES
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Jonathon Wood

MANAGING DIRECTOR @ WHITMORE GLOBAL BUSINESS CENTER
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Judd Austin

CHIEF BANKING OFFICER @ ALTABANK
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Kim Frost

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR @ UCAIR
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Lisa McIntire Shaw

FOUNDING PARTNER @ CYGNUS ASSET MANAGEMENT, LLC
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Luigi Resta

PRESIDENT @ R-PLUS ENERGIES
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Mark Knold

CHIEF ECONOMIST @ UTAH DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE SERVICES
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Matthew C. McAleer

EVP & DIRECTOR OF EQUITY STRATEGIES @ CUMBERLAND ADVISORS
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McKenzie Bauer

CO-FOUNDER @ THREAD WALLETS
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Michelle McConkie

DIRECTOR @ UTAH SCHOOL AND INSTITUTIONAL TRUST LANDS ADMINISTRATION
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Mitch Dansie

GENERAL MANAGER @ DESERT COLOR
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Monte Deere

CEO @ HANDSFREE LABS
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Neil Hullinger

SVP, SENIOR RESIDENT DIRECTOR, WEATH MANAGEMENT ADVISOR
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Nicki Sanders

PRINCIPAL DEVELOPER ADVOCATE @ TAXBIT
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Nikki Walker

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT AND DE&I @ DOMO
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Nora Yousif

FINANCIAL ADVISOR @ RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT
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Norman Wright

PRESIDENT & CEO @ NOORDA COLLEGE
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Peter C. Foy

CHAIRMAN, CEO & FOUNDER @ PCF INSURANCE SERVICES
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Peter Callister

COO @ VENTURECAPITAL.ORG
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Phillip Hoskins

VP & BUSINESS UNIT LEADER @ SAVAGE
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Rachel Hofstetter

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER @ GENESIS BLOCK
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Ravi Krovi

VP OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS @ WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY
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Robb Lifferth

COO &CO-FOUNDER @ ISOTALENT
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Scott Paul

FOUNDER @ WOOLY
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Sui Lang L. Panoke

SVP of DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION @ ZIONS BANK
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Thomas Wright

PRESIDENT & PRINCIPAL BROKER @ SUMMIT SOTHEBYS
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Tiffeny Yen-Louie

CMO, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF PARTNERSHIPS @ WORLD TRADE CENTER
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Todd Crossland

FOUNDER & CEO @ COINZOOM
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Trent Mano

CO-FOUNDER & CEO @ CONVOI VENTURES

Agenda

7:45 - 8:30am
REGISTRATION
8:30 - 8:35am
WELCOME & THE STATE OF UTAH'S ECONOMY
Donnie Welch
8:35 - 8:50am
MORNING MAINSTAGE KEYNOTE - COMPANY CULTURE AND THE IMPORTANCE OF TRUE LEADERSHIP
Peter C. Foy
8:50 - 8:55am
SENATOR LEE ON HOUSING & INFLATION IN UTAH
Video from Senator Mike Lee
8:55 - 9:35am
MORNING MAINSTAGE PANEL - BUILDING UTAH: HOW UTAH'S GROWTH IS EFFECTING RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT
Brandon Fugal, Mitch Dansie, Michelle McConkie, Eli Mills, and Alan Matheson
9:40 - 10:30am
MORNING MAINSTAGE PANEL - HIGH INFLATION AND POSSIBLE RECESSION: HOW DO BUSINESSES PREPARE?
Lisa McIntire Shaw, Nora Yousif, Matthew C. McAleer, Judd Austin, Neil Hullinger, and Dana Peterson
10:30 - 10:45am
NETWORKING BREAK
10:45 - 11:25am
MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS
11:25 - 12:00 pm
NETWORKING BREAK
12:05 - 12:20pm
LUNCH MAINSTAGE KEYNOTE
Carlos Mladineo, Bank of America
12:20 - 12:50pm
LUNCH MAINSTAGE KEYNOTE - HOW UTAH BRAND KODIAK CAKES IS GRABBING NATIONAL ATTENTION
Joel Clark and Cameron Smith
12:50 - 1:30 pm
AFTERNOON MAINSTAGE PANEL - THE BUILDING OF NATIONAL BRANDS - HOW UTAH BRANDS HAVE BECOME HOUSEHOLD NAMES.
Thomas Wright, Jeff Kearl, Davis Smith, Troy Gulbrandsen, Monte Deere, and McKenzie Bauer
1:30 - 1:40pm
NETWORKING BREAK
1:40 - 2:20 pm
AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS
2:30 - 3:10pm
AFTERNOON MAINSTAGE PANEL - UTAH'S PROBLEM WITH WOMEN'S EQUALITY IN THE WORKPLACE & SOLUTIONS
Dr. Susan Madsen, Sui Lang Panoke, Nikki Walker, Jonathan Johnson, Brit Merrill, and Jenni Lee Crocker
3:15 - 3:55pm
MAINSTAGE AFTERNOON PANEL - WEB3 IS BRINGING POWER BACK TO THE PEOPLE
Scott Paul, Adam Sidwell, Rachel Hofstetter, Nicki Sanders, Eric Parker, and Todd Crosland
3:55 - 4:15pm
CLOSING MAINSTAGE KEYNOTE - THE POWER OF LEADERSHIP THROUGH CONNECTION
Andrea Williams
4:15 - 5:00pm
NETWORKING & CLOSING RECEPTION
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